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Understanding Teen Media Use: Different Research Techniques

In this media literacy activity students analyze three articles about different approaches to social science research through polling data analysis, a longitudinal study and a literature review. Students explore the techniques used for data gathering and discuss the impacts of social media use on adolescents.

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Resource Details

Relevant Subject Area(s)

Health, Psychology, Journalism, Consumer Education, Sociology, General Media Literacy, Library/Information Literacy

Grade Level(s)

High School, College

Media Type(s)

Informational Text, Social Media, Webpage


Sox Sperry

View Standards

Resource Standard Common Core ELA Strand
Reading: History Social Studies (RH)